This 8-day suggested itinerary covers major popular destinations in Egypt and makes an ideal tour for first-time visitors.
Discover The Great Pyramid by entering inside; unveil the secrets of ancient Sphinx by listening to stories of the Egypt’s Myth; finish in Aswan, where impressive modern High Dam meet with old and Iconic Temples.
Enjoy most of Egypt’s World Heritage sites in 8 days. The essence of Egypt is there to be discovered alongside the world phenomenon of “New Egypt”.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Hotel – Nile Cruise|
Welcome to Cairo, Egypt
Your tour manager will meet and assist you at Cairo International Airport (Arrival procedures) and then he will escort you to the hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At hotel the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour. Overnight in Cairo.
Breakfast in the morning then You will be escorted by guide to visit the Great Pyramids of Cheops(the only one of seven ancient wonders still remaining on earth),Chephren, Mekerinus and the famous Sphinx, the Valley Temple facing the great statue.
Then transfer to visit The Egyptian Museum, which is the world’s greatest repository of ancient Egyptian treasures including those belong to the child King Tutankhamen along with many other fascinating artifacts, as well as additional visit to the mummies room at the museum.
After that, you go to Khan El Khalili Bazaar, which is one of Cairo’s main attractions. The district of Khan El Khalili was originally a mausoleum called “El Zaafran” for the burial of Fatimid Caliphs. Then it became a district for the Turkish community during the Ottoman period, and now it has become a bazaar where you will find many souvenir shops, coffeehouses “Café” serving Arabic coffee and offering Hookah “Shisha”, and restaurants throughout the area.
Back to your hotel.
Breakfast morning then check out after that you will transferred to Cairo Airport fly to Luxor Upon arrival to Luxor Airport, guide will meet and assist you then escorted you to check in your hotel then you will escorted to visit east bank of Luxor including Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple. Back to your hotel for overnight.
Overnight Luxor hotel
Breakfast morning then you transferred to enjoy an excursion to the most interesting tombs at the west bank of the Nile River, the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut and the colossi of Memnon.
Then Back to hotel and overnight Luxor.
After breakfast, you are transferred by air-conditioned vehicle to Aswan, the 4 hour drive to Aswan on the way you will visit Edfu Temple (dedicated to god Horus-falcon headed god).
Then you drive to KomOmbo City (hill of gold), to visit Greco-Roman Temple dedicated to Haroeris (the sun god) and Sobek (the crocodile god) who was considered by some ancient Egyptians to be the creator of the world. While there, you view the mummified remains of several crocodiles that once basked along the ancient Nile shore, just as their descendants today.
Upon arrival to Aswan city you drive to your hotel then your tour guide will assisted you for a smooth check-in.
Breakfast at your hotel then your tour guide will escorted you to visit the High Dam, Philae Temple and unfinished Obelisk.
Back to the hotel for overnight.
Overnight hotel Aswan.
Breakfast in the morning (or Breakfast Box), start your trip to Abu Simbel Temples. It takes about a 3 hour and half drive one way from Aswan to Abu Simbel by private air-conditioned vehicle. Upon arrival at Abu Simbel, enjoy the most remarkable temples of Abu Simbel with their unique style. Consider the largest rock cut temple in the world and the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of ancient Egypt.
The great Abu Simbel called the Sun Temple of Ramses II, the Temple of Queen Nefertari is also called Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the sun god. So, in a symbolic way, the two temples, that of Ramses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramses and Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun Temple together as one.
After finishing the tour, you return to Aswan. Then transfer to Aswan airport fly back to Cairo, upon arrival to Cairo Airport you will transferred to you hotel for overnight.
Day 8 :
Breakfast at the hotel in Cairo – free time before your flight – check out and then transferred to Cairo International Airport for final departure.
|Per Person in Triple Room||$ 899||$ 945|
|Per Person in Double Room||$ 945||$ 990|
|One Person Traveling Alone||$ 1495||$ 1565|